Mapping of Amazon Web Services Resources to Rackspace Resources

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The following table maps Amazon® Web Services® (AWS)
infrastructure as a service (IaaS) products to
Rackspace products:

AWS productCorresponding Rackspace product
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud® (EC2)Cloud Servers product and pricing
Cloud Servers API
Amazon Elastic Load BalancingCloud Load Balancers product and pricing
Cloud Load Balancers API
Amazon Virtual Private Cloud® (VPC)Cloud Networks product and pricing
Amazon Route 53®Cloud DNS product and pricing
AWS Direct Connect®RackConnect®
Amazon Simple Storage Service® (S3®)Cloud Files product and pricing
Cloud Files API
Amazon Glacier®Cloud Backup (with compression)
Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS)Cloud Block Storage product and pricing
Cloud Block Storage API
AWS Import/ExportHard Drive Import/Export
AWS Storage GatewayMultiple Partner solutions available
Amazon CloudFront®Rackspace CDN product and pricing
Rackspace Content Delivery Network (CDN) API
Amazon Relational Database® Service (RDS®)Cloud Databases product and pricing
Cloud Databases API
Amazon DynamoDB®Object Rocket (MongoDB - open)
Amazon Simple Email Service® (SES) and Amazon Simple Notification Service® (SNS)Mailgun (Partner Solutions)
Elastic TranscoderEnterprise Media Processing (Partner Solutions)
Identity and Access Management (IAM) consoleCloud Control Panel
AWS CloudWatch®Cloud Monitoring product and pricing
Cloud Monitoring API
AWS CloudFormation®Deployments
CloudSearch® and Redshift®Non-Core (Partner Solutions)

Mapping of EC2 instance types to Rackspace Cloud instance types

Find the instance type in the AWS Console. Then use the vCPU and RAM values to find a similar size in the Rackspace Cloud.


For more information, contact
Rackspace Support.

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